PILOT + Director of Photography
Fascination with the sky started early for Paul flying model aircraft as a boy and continuing his education in aeronautical engineering and general aviation. This all while taking photos & shooting video every chance he got. The last 5 years have been spent honing his skills in the air with drones of all shapes and sizes, from the frozen tundra the arid desert. Paul has clients all over the globe with experience in flying live events, commercial and film production. Paul is the Las Vegas, NV based RPIC for 7821 Film and is currently pursuing his private pilot's certificate.
PILOT + Flight Operations Observer
Spending 3 years at NASA Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards AFB, CA. in the Information technology department, James enlisted in the United States Air Force in Security Forces. Over his twelve-year career with the USAF. Recently, James was assigned as a Senior sUAS pilot and trainer for the Civil Air Patrol and is currently helping with developing a nationwide training curriculum for sUAS operations. James is also a Civil Air Patrol rated Mission Observer with dozens of waivers in sensitive airspace within the US. He is currently working on achieving a private pilot, glider rating, with the ultimate goal of a Rotor CFII rating.